The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Continual Improvement
North West / Cheshire
Rank 69 68 94
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +26
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 18 34 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.77% 2.62% 1.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.03% 3.09% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 7 29 14
Median salary £55,000 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+52.77% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £24,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £58,265 £55,662 £46,400
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
888 1101 1688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 87.49% 84.95% 89.84%
Number of salaries quoted 697 950 1341
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing Continuous Improvement as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Cheshire region.

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in Cheshire

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +7 3 £25,750 -51.41%
Knutsford 0 3 £57,500 +82.53% 1
Chester +2 2 - - 4
Wilmslow -11 1 £59,413 +6.73%
Crewe -12 1 - -
Ellesmere Port - 1 £55,000 -
Continuous Improvement
North West

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 30 (51.72%) ITIL
2 26 (44.83%) Finance
3 15 (25.86%) Process Improvement
4 12 (20.69%) Windows
4 12 (20.69%) C#
4 12 (20.69%) .NET
5 9 (15.52%) Regression Testing
5 9 (15.52%) ISEB
5 9 (15.52%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (15.52%) Defect Management
5 9 (15.52%) Line Management
5 9 (15.52%) Test Scripting
6 8 (13.79%) Management Information System
6 8 (13.79%) Risk Management
7 7 (12.07%) CISA
7 7 (12.07%) CISM
7 7 (12.07%) Information Security
7 7 (12.07%) CISSP
7 7 (12.07%) MS Excel
7 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
7 7 (12.07%) SQL
7 7 (12.07%) Degree
8 6 (10.34%) Marketing
8 6 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (10.34%) Computer Science
8 6 (10.34%) ISSAP
8 6 (10.34%) PCI DSS
8 6 (10.34%) PCI QSA
8 6 (10.34%) ISMS
8 6 (10.34%) Analytical Skills

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (12.07%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) IaaS
1 4 (6.90%) Office 365
2 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.72%) PaaS
2 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (3.45%) LAN
1 2 (3.45%) Wireless
2 1 (1.72%) BGP
2 1 (1.72%) EIGRP
2 1 (1.72%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.72%) Firewall
2 1 (1.72%) FTP
2 1 (1.72%) HTTP
2 1 (1.72%) IGRP
2 1 (1.72%) IPX
2 1 (1.72%) OSPF
2 1 (1.72%) RIP
2 1 (1.72%) SAN
2 1 (1.72%) SMTP
2 1 (1.72%) SNMP
2 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.72%) VoIP
2 1 (1.72%) WAN
2 1 (1.72%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) GIS
2 2 (3.45%) DB2
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.72%) MariaDB
3 1 (1.72%) MySQL
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.45%) SonarQube
1 2 (3.45%) Subversion
2 1 (1.72%) MSI
2 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (44.83%) Finance
2 6 (10.34%) Banking
2 6 (10.34%) Marketing
3 5 (8.62%) Corporate Banking
3 5 (8.62%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.45%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.45%) Automotive
4 2 (3.45%) Retail
5 1 (1.72%) Advertising
5 1 (1.72%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (24.14%) Developer
2 11 (18.97%) .NET Developer
2 11 (18.97%) C# .NET Developer
2 11 (18.97%) C# Developer
3 10 (17.24%) Analyst
4 9 (15.52%) Tester
5 6 (10.34%) Chief Information Officer
5 6 (10.34%) Chief Information Security Officer
5 6 (10.34%) Chief Security Officer
5 6 (10.34%) CIO
5 6 (10.34%) Information Security Officer
5 6 (10.34%) Security Officer
6 5 (8.62%) Support Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (5.17%) Service Manager
9 2 (3.45%) IT Project Manager
9 2 (3.45%) Technical Manager
9 2 (3.45%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.69%) .NET
2 5 (8.62%) XML
3 3 (5.17%) HTML
3 3 (5.17%) JSON
3 3 (5.17%) Web Services
4 2 (3.45%) EDI
4 2 (3.45%) EDIFACT
4 2 (3.45%) Hibernate
4 2 (3.45%) Java EE
4 2 (3.45%) jQuery
4 2 (3.45%) SOAP
4 2 (3.45%) Spring
4 2 (3.45%) XSLT
5 1 (1.72%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.72%) ADO.NET
5 1 (1.72%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.72%) Ember.js
5 1 (1.72%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (1.72%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Management Information System
2 6 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.34%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.17%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.72%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.69%) Windows
2 5 (8.62%) Linux
2 5 (8.62%) Windows Server
3 4 (6.90%) Windows 10
3 4 (6.90%) Windows 7
3 4 (6.90%) Windows 8
4 3 (5.17%) Mac OS X
5 2 (3.45%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.72%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (51.72%) ITIL
2 15 (25.86%) Process Improvement
3 9 (15.52%) Defect Management
3 9 (15.52%) Line Management
3 9 (15.52%) Regression Testing
3 9 (15.52%) Test Scripting
4 8 (13.79%) Risk Management
5 7 (12.07%) Information Security
6 6 (10.34%) BCP
6 6 (10.34%) Data Security
6 6 (10.34%) ISMS
6 6 (10.34%) Personalization
6 6 (10.34%) Risk Assessment
6 6 (10.34%) Security Monitoring
6 6 (10.34%) Service Delivery
7 5 (8.62%) Project Management
8 4 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (6.90%) Change Management
8 4 (6.90%) Mentoring
8 4 (6.90%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.69%) C#
2 7 (12.07%) SQL
3 5 (8.62%) Java
4 2 (3.45%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.72%) Perl
5 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.72%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (15.52%) ISEB
1 9 (15.52%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (12.07%) CISA
2 7 (12.07%) CISM
2 7 (12.07%) CISSP
2 7 (12.07%) Degree
3 6 (10.34%) ISSAP
3 6 (10.34%) PCI QSA
4 2 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.72%) CCIE
5 1 (1.72%) CCNA
5 1 (1.72%) CCNP
5 1 (1.72%) MCP
5 1 (1.72%) MCSA
5 1 (1.72%) MCSE
5 1 (1.72%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.72%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (10.34%) ISO22301
1 6 (10.34%) PCI DSS
2 3 (5.17%) QA
3 1 (1.72%) FATCA
3 1 (1.72%) P3O
3 1 (1.72%) PMO
3 1 (1.72%) SLA
3 1 (1.72%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (8.62%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.90%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Intune
1 3 (5.17%) SCCM
2 1 (1.72%) Galera Cluster
2 1 (1.72%) Ganglia
2 1 (1.72%) Netcool
2 1 (1.72%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.34%) Citrix
3 3 (5.17%) Apple
3 3 (5.17%) Cisco
3 3 (5.17%) IBM
3 3 (5.17%) Oracle
3 3 (5.17%) VMware
4 2 (3.45%) IBM Sterling
5 1 (1.72%) Avaya
5 1 (1.72%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.72%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.72%) Splunk
5 1 (1.72%) Sybase
5 1 (1.72%) Teradata
Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 53 minutes ago
Chester, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: Competative
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester Le Street, County Durham
ITPS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago